Located in Al khor, 40kms north of Doha, Qatar, the Qatar Leadership Academy (QLA) offers unique educational programs, using English as the language of instruction.
WHAT MAKES QLA UNIQUE:
International Academic Programme
QLA is an IB World School, offering the prestigious international Baccalaureate Diploma program, which provides holistic and comprehensive education-along with challenging assessments-to develop critical thinking and the skills necessary to meet to constantly changing world.
Leadership Programme, which aims to develop the individual potential of every cadet: building self esteem, self discipline and character.
Islamic studies and Heritage Programmes, which celebrates Islamic and Arabic culture and values.
Competitive Sports Programme, which promotes personal fitness. Cadets have the opportunity to acquire the knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary to create a healthy lifestyle.
An environment that promote excellence.
Local and international school organized camps to support the curriculum, provide community service, and offer cadets the opportunity to gain knowledge about and experience different countries.
• Highly qualified international teachers
• A quality Boarding life
• Local cadets return to the Academy at 20:15 (Saturday) and remain with us until 15:30 pm (Thursday)
• QLA offers a 7-day programme for overseas cadets
• All Cadets may spend weekends at home
Career and Further Education Opportunities
Cadets from Qatar Leadership Academy will have enhanced opportunities to further their education through many international universities-including those present in Qatar-or pursue a military career within the Qatar Armed Forces or internationally recognized military collages.
Qatar Leadership Academy accepts male Muslim Arabic Speaking cadets aged 12-16 (Grade7-11), regardless of nationality. Cadets are admitted only after entrance exams in Arabic, English and Mathematics. This is followed by an interview and, finally, a fitness assessment.